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How effective is Furosemide for Leg swelling (Foot, leg, and ankle swelling)?

Summary: 79 Furosemide users have rated its effectiveness for Leg swelling.

Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5

This is a review of how effective Furosemide (furosemide) is for Leg swelling and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

 

 

 

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What is Furosemide

Furosemide has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from 80,856 Furosemide users)

Leg swelling

Leg swelling can be treated by Furosemide, Lasix, Hydrochlorothiazide, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Dyazide, Spironolactone. (latest reports from 1,420 Leg Swelling patients)

On Mar, 3, 2015: 79 people are studied for taking Furosemide in Leg swelling




Furosemide effectiveness for Leg swelling


Long term Furosemide effectiveness for Leg swelling

Furosemide effectiveness for Leg swelling (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall52420246
Long term
(1+ years)
2614185

Gender of people who take Furosemide for Leg swelling * :

FemaleMale
Leg swelling58.23%41.77%

Age of people who take Furosemide for Leg swelling * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Leg swelling0.00%0.00%1.27%5.06%1.27%15.19%20.25%56.96%

Who find Furosemide more effective for Leg swelling?

Gender of people who find Furosemide more effective * :

FemaleMale
Leg swelling60.00%40.00%

Age of people who find Furosemide more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Leg swelling0.00%0.00%0.00%3.33%0.00%16.67%23.33%56.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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